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HMS Porpoise (1888) CC  (8th)

    
This the eighth ship to carry the name HMS Porpoise was a Scout Cruiser.

Built by Thomson of Clydebank, laid down 02-Mar-1885, launched 07-May-1886, and completed 12-Feb-1888.

On completion went to the China Station, 1888-97, then to Australia 1897-1901.

Returned to the UK for refit at Sheerness 1902-03.

After this it was to the East Indies Station 1903-04.

Sold at Bombay 10-Feb-1905.

 

Other HMS Porpoise
- 1st  HMS Porpoise
- 2nd HMS Porpoise
- 3rd HMS Porpoise
- 4th HMS Porpoise
- 5th HMS Porpoise
- 6th HMS Porpoise
- 7th HMS Porpoise
- 8th HMS Porpoise
- 9th HMS Porpoise
- 10th HMS Porpoise
- 11th HMS Porpoise

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This page last edited - 18 April, 2013.

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